This year DigiTec 2016 features 120 local and international companies, and one of the main topics of this year is the defense industry.
“We learned a lesson from the April war, we saw that the enemy is using high tech weapons, and since then we have been cooperating productively with the Ministry of Defense, which has already produce its results,” said Karen Vardanyan, the head of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises.
The achievements and innovation of the Armenian IT professionals in the defense sphere were demonstrated to President Serzh Sargsyan attending Digitec 2016. A closed meeting on the defense sphere was held in one of the stands.
According to Karen Vardanyan, since the April war they have been working towards detection of UAVs, systems for destruction of UAVs, controlled offensive weapons, management systems for the armed forces. The first fruits of these activities are demonstrated at DigiTec 2016 which is held between September 30 and October 2.